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The oceana : and other works of James Harrington, Esq

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The oceana : and other works of James Harrington, Esq


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John Adams's signature on title page: "John Adams." Toland's dedication.--His preface.--The life of James Harrington.--The grounds and reasons of monarchy considered, by John Hall.--The commonwealth of Oceana.--The perogative of popular government.--The art of lawgiving.--A word concerning a house of peers.--Valerius and Publicola.--A system of politics delineated in short and easy aphorisms.--Political aphorismus.--Seven models of a commonwealth.--The ways and means whereby an equal and lasting commonwealth may be suddenly introduced, and perfectly founded, with the free consent and actual confirmation of the whole people of England.--The humble petition of divers well-affected persons.--Appendix, containing all the political tracts ... omitted in Mr. Toland's edition

John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894


Publisher London : Printed for A. Millar ...
Year 1737
Pages 712
Language English
Call number 2210459
Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation
Book contributor John Adams Library at the Boston Public Library
Collection johnadamsBPL; bostonpubliclibrary; americana
Notes Text often printed off-center.

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